The Otherground News Archive

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Women buying more sex than ever before
Women buying more sex than ever before
Women are buying more sex than ever before, according to new research. The study also found that number of male escorts rose by almost a third since 2010.
05/28/2015
Tinder to blame in rise of STDs
Tinder to blame in rise of STDs
Rhode Island's Department of Health says that sexually transmitted diseases are way up in the state, in part because of the increase of hookup apps like Tinder.
05/27/2015
Plane plunges 13,000 feet during storm
Plane plunges 13,000 feet during storm
A Singapore Airlines plane with 194 people on board plunged 13,000ft after both of its engines lost power while flying through a storm on Saturday.
05/27/2015
Man dies during bulletproof vest test
Man dies during bulletproof vest test
What was meant as a playful test of a bulletproof vest by two friends in Northern California ended with one man dead and his friend in jail on suspicion of murder.
05/27/2015
K-9 dog saves officer's life
K-9 dog saves officer's life
A Hancock County lawman narrowly escaped an attempt on his life during a roadside stop Monday night on U.S. 90/Chef Menteur Highway, when three men attacked him.
05/26/2015
Johnny Depp faces 10 years in prison
Johnny Depp faces 10 years in prison
Pistol and Boo could land Johnny Depp in prison for a decade. The pilot who helped fly them into the country could face two years behind bars.
05/26/2015
Homecoming queen dies in Texas flood
Homecoming queen dies in Texas flood
A homecoming queen on her way home from from her prom was killed by floodwaters in Devine, Texas, about 35 miles southwest of San Antonio.
05/26/2015
Bank robber threatens teller with bomb
Bank robber threatens teller with bomb
The FBI is looking for a bank robber who threatened a teller with a would-be bomb in a box. The Capital One Bank in Hyattsville was robbed just before 5 p.m. Friday.
05/25/2015
Sharpest images of Ceres bright spots
Sharpest images of Ceres bright spots
The NASA spacecraft beamed back new photos of a set of mysterious bright spots on Ceres the dwarf planet. One of the images was taken May 16 from 4.500 miles away.
05/25/2015
Long Island family gets racist letter
Long Island family gets racist letter
Ronica Copes and her family have lived in their Long Island home for almost two years. But just last week, they received the most unwelcoming letter in the mail...
05/25/2015
Adult dating site hack exposes millions
Adult dating site hack exposes millions
More than 3.5 million people's sexual preferences, fetishes and secrets have been exposed after dating site Adult FriendFinder was hacked.
05/22/2015
Woman kept men in basement - arrested
Woman kept men in basement - arrested
An Athens woman is accused of running an unlicensed care home where she kept men with mental disabilities in a basement against their will.
05/22/2015
Florida man finds 9 pipe bombs in golf bag
Florida man finds 9 pipe bombs in golf bag
Nine pipe bombs found by Elmon Burton, 71, prompted the Cape Coral PD, Lee County Bomb Squad and other emergency personnel to descend on the Burton's neighborhood.
05/22/2015
Man pays $350k to kill black Rhino
Man pays $350k to kill black Rhino
Texas hunter Corey Knowlton, who payed hundreds of thousands of dollars to kill an endangered black rhino, shot and killed the rhino after a three-day hunt in Namibia.
05/21/2015
425lbs lost listening to Taylor Swift
425lbs lost listening to Taylor Swift
Ronnie Brower's 425-pound weight-loss campaign has gone viral. He credits hard work, his two trainers, and listening to Taylor Swift's music.
05/21/2015
Oregon tests 'Pay as you go'
Oregon tests 'Pay as you go'
Oregon is set to become the first state in the nation to implement a pay-per-mile tax. The measure is currently voluntary, starts in July and will be open to only 5,000 drivers.
05/21/2015
Map reveals cause of death by state
Map reveals cause of death by state
There's no getting around the strangeness of a map that shows the most distinctive cause of death in each of our 50 states and the District of Columbia.
05/20/2015
NC mom leaves 3 kids behind to fight ISIS
NC mom leaves 3 kids behind to fight ISIS
Samantha Johnston, 25, an Army veteran and mother of three, has joined forces with the Peshmerga troops in Northern Iraq to battle ISIS.
05/20/2015
$50 mil worth of heroin seized in NYC
$50 mil worth of heroin seized in NYC
An investigation of a pair of NYC drug traffickers has resulted in a record seizure of more than 150 pounds of heroin from Mexico worth at least $50 million.
05/20/2015
Woman sues debt collector, wins $83 million
Woman sues debt collector, wins $83 million
A Missouri jury ordered a debt buyer to pay nearly $83 million to a Kansas City woman it pursued for a $1,000 credit card bill she didn't owe.
05/19/2015
It's raining spiders in Australia
It's raining spiders in Australia
Millions of tiny spiders fell from the sky in Australia, alarming residents whose properties were suddenly covered with the creepy critters and mounds of their silky threads.
05/19/2015
Fort Bliss soldier dies in police custody
Fort Bliss soldier dies in police custody
An active-duty Fort Bliss soldier self-reported for a two day DWI sentence at the El Paso County Jail in 2012 but died before he saw the light of day or his family again.
05/19/2015
Base jumper Dean Potter dead at 43
Base jumper Dean Potter dead at 43
Extreme sports legend Dean Potter is one of two BASE jumpers found dead in Yosemite National Park after attempting an aerial descent from Taft Point, authorities said.
05/18/2015
Adult star paid $8mil for 'Exclusive' servies
Adult star paid $8mil for 'Exclusive' servies
An adult star sealed an $8million deal to give a businessman 15 years of exclusive service. It is not known what duties personal assistant Rola Misaki, 22, will be expected to perform.
05/18/2015
Texas biker gang shooting: 9 dead
Texas biker gang shooting: 9 dead
Gunfire erupted Sunday among rival biker gangs in Waco, Texas, leaving at least nine people dead. Authorities had anticipated trouble and pre-positioned officers.
05/18/2015